The Department was established in the year 1964 offering Pre -degree course. Degree course with double main (Economics and History) was started in the year 1967. Bifurcation of the double main into single main took place in the year 1995. At present the department offers BA Degree in History with the complementary course of Economics. The sanctioned strength of the department is 60.
Objectives of the Department
1. To create historical approach regarding the society among students
2. To help them to learn how the society and nation developed from ancient to modern
3. To create awareness among students for a better planning of future with the historical out look
4. To make the students capable to uphold the secular, socialistic, democratic and sovereign principles.